Augusta University's Center for Undergraduate Research and Scholarship supports research and scholarly activity by undergraduate students. We provide programming and financial support for faculty-student scholarly collaborations through a wide range of services.

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Dr. Quentin Davis

  • CURS Director


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Dr. Alex St. Louis

  • CURS Coordinator


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Jordan Moratin

  • Office Assistant


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Tanish Kumar

  • Office Assistant



Faculty Advisory Committee

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Dr. Laurence Miller

  • Pamplin College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences
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Dr. Beth NeSmith

  • College of Nursing
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Dr. Peter Robinson

  • School of Computer and Cyber Sciences
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Dr. Will Bryant

  • Honors Program
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Dr. Madison Kindred

  • College of Education and Human Development
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Dr. Dustin Avent-Holt

  • Center for Social Science Research
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Dr. Deborah Jehu

  • College of Allied Health Sciences
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Dr. Brian Muntean

  • Medical College of Georgia
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Dr. Jessica Hoffman

  • College of Science and Mathematics
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Dr. Simon Medcalfe

  • Hull College of Business


2023-2024 CURS Ambassadors

Click here to learn more about the CURS Ambassadors Program

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Tanish Kumar

  • Junior, Kinesiology
  • CURS President
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Daniel Francois

  • Junior, Nursing
  • CURS Vice President Treasurer
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TK Guerrero

  • Senior, Elementary Education
  • CURS Secretary
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Kaitlyn Le

  • Senior, Biology
  • CURS Historian
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Vanessa Browning

  • Junior, Psychology
  • CURS Arsenal Co-Chair
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Trinity Johnson

  • Senior, Kinesiology
  • CURS Arsenal Co-Chair
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Skyler Owens

  • Senior, Biochemistry
  • URFA Student Conference Chair
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Charmi Patel

  • Senior, Cell and Molecular Biology
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Riya Patel

  • Junior, Psychology
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Grace Neiswender

  • Junior, Cell and Molecular Biology
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Sai Nasanally

  • Sophomore, Cell and Molecular Biology